The UK’s leading supplier of Hand Tufting Tools, Equipment and Materials

Millstek specialises in Hand Tufting (handtufting) equipment for area rugs, carpets and wall hangings from manufacturers in Germany, Belgium and Sweden, including Hofmann Handtuft-Technik, Hitex, Flexorand, Titan Baratto Cornely, Fiberlane.

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About Millstek

Millstek is a UK company owned by Howard Mills that supplies equipment used in making area rugs, carpets, wall hangings, and bath mats.

The Hofmann Hand-Tufting gun VML 16 can produce handtufted (hand Tufted) area rugs with both cut and loop pile. The same hand tufting technique is used in the Hitex Robotic Tufting machine. Shearing edge bevelling and carving equipment is provided by Hofmann. Carving and sculpting of area rugs and carpets give the product a third dimension and plain carpets can be made very attractive by skilled carving. Edge bevelling of carpet tiles, carpet samples and sample books on table machines. Flexorand offer their mobile / portable carpet edge binding machine and materials for the rapid binding of carpet and rug edges. Titan Baratto Cornely, commonly  known as Titan offer table sewing and serging machines and spare parts (De Konninck). Representing Hofmann-Handtuft Technik, Flexorand, Fiberlane, Hitex and Titan.

In addition to providing equipment, Millstek supply backing fabric and latex for the construction of hand tufted (handtufting) carpets and rugs. Also Millstek provide a maintenance service for the tufting guns and shearers provided.

In addition to the handtufting (hand tufting) products, tape binding, whipping or overedging /overlocking equipment is offered from Titan Baratto Cornely of Belgium, who offer  Titan DK Table Sewing machine and spare parts for DK (De Konninck) sewing machines. Flexorand of Germany offer their Speedbinder and range of tapes including the Quickstep range. Also carpet fringing equipment is included in the product range offered by DK Titan sewing machines. Machines for preparation of carpet tiles, carpet samples and carpet books.

The companies we represent

Hofmann Handtuft-Technik
Hitex Robot Handtuft

Latest News

Flexorand at Domotex 2017

Flexorand can  be found in Hall 5  Stand C04, from 14th January 2017 to 17th January 2017where they will be showing their portable carpet tape binding machine for 22 mm and 120 mm edge binding tape. The will be showing their wide range of carpet edge binding tape in both 22 mm and 120 mm width….
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Hitex at Domotex 2017 Hall 5 C01/1

        Our robot system for hand tufted carpets is built on the best materials to achieve perfect result in carpet production. Every single detail is carefully designed, controlled and assembled by our technicians in Sweden. The very few moving parts results in low maintenance costs. Check out Hitex at Millstek Hope to…
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